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How the Sharks plan to fill the No 12 void left by Andre Esterhuizen

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Andre Esterhuizen (Gallo)
Andre Esterhuizen (Gallo)

Narrowly missing out on the Springbok World Cup squad gave former Sharks centre Andre Esterhuizen the kind of drive and impetus only a powerful drug like a grudge can give.

He evolved into the kind of first centre that was wiser, more cunning and learnt to use his body as more than just an instrument of force, but a high-powered vehicle, with multiple gears, shifting between high intensity and deftness.

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